Three-legged Gaithersburg dog is finalist for rescue ambassador

Judith Benkendorf, of Gaithersburg, and her husband, Norman Marks (not pictured), adopted Leopold, a three-legged rescue dog. Leopold now is one of 10 finalists in Purina’s national Rally to Rescue ambassador contest. The winner will promote animal rescue organizations for the next year.

Norman Marks and Judith Benkendorf say their dog Leopold has a secret biography.